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I just changed the battery & cannot find the card with the

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Hello Pearl. I just changed the battery & cannot find the card with the radio reset code.
JA: Has the battery been recently disconnected? Have you checked the manual or the glove box for the radio code?
Customer: Yes, went through the entire manual ... learned things I never knew before.
JA: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?
Customer: 2001 slk230
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Have the vin if you need it
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Other than how to open the key fob, no. I just purchased a new one and cannot open the old one.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 3 months ago.

Hello. I need to know your vin so I can get you the radio code. And if you send me a picture of your key I can tell you how to open it. There were 2 versions. Thanks ,! Lou.

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